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KR The Kroger Co. monthly Stock Chart
The Kroger Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E19.50 EPS (ttm)3.75 Insider Own0.50% Shs Outstand481.00M Perf Week0.22%
Market Cap35.17B Forward P/E17.09 EPS next Y4.28 Insider Trans-7.23% Shs Float477.21M Perf Month0.72%
Income1.83B PEG1.94 EPS next Q0.79 Inst Own79.10% Short Float2.88% Perf Quarter-4.97%
Sales108.56B P/S0.32 EPS this Y20.00% Inst Trans-1.39% Short Ratio3.49 Perf Half Y14.45%
Book/sh11.44 P/B6.39 EPS next Y9.97% ROA6.10% Target Price80.89 Perf Year49.64%
Cash/sh0.52 P/C139.55 EPS next 5Y10.03% ROE34.40% 52W Range48.02 - 77.54 Perf YTD14.45%
Dividend0.74 P/FCF41.76 EPS past 5Y99.50% ROI13.10% 52W High-5.71% Beta0.75
Dividend %1.01% Quick Ratio0.30 Sales past 5Y7.20% Gross Margin21.50% 52W Low52.26% ATR1.00
Employees400000 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q0.30% Oper. Margin3.00% RSI (14)58.46 Volatility1.27% 1.41%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.04 EPS Q/Q27.30% Profit Margin1.70% Rel Volume0.49 Prev Close73.23
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.76 EarningsJun 18 BMO Payout18.80% Avg Volume3.94M Price73.11
Recom2.00 SMA200.91% SMA501.56% SMA20010.47% Volume1,933,896 Change-0.16%
Jun-09-15Initiated Macquarie Neutral $65
Apr-28-15Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $77
Mar-19-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $80 → $90
Mar-09-15Reiterated Argus Buy $67 → $80
Mar-06-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $80 → $82
Mar-06-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $75 → $80
Feb-02-15Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $70 → $80
Dec-10-14Reiterated Argus Buy $58 → $67
Dec-05-14Initiated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $64 → $66
Dec-02-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $65 → $70
Nov-26-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $57 → $65
Sep-18-14Reiterated Argus Buy $55 → $58
Sep-09-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $55 → $65
Sep-08-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $53 → $54
Jul-24-14Initiated Prime Executions Buy $56
Jun-23-14Reiterated Argus Buy $49 → $55
Jun-23-14Downgrade Hilliard Lyons Long-term Buy → Neutral
Jun-20-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $40 → $48
Jun-03-14Initiated Oppenheimer Outperform $55
Apr-07-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $46 → $50
Jul-03-15 08:09PM  10-Q for The Kroger Co. at Company Spotlight
Jul-02-15 04:35PM  Whole Foods: Wholehearted apology?
02:30PM  Kroger (KR) Well Poised for Growth: Are You Considering? - Analyst Blog
02:00PM  These Stocks Just Raised Their Dividends at Motley Fool
Jul-01-15 10:50AM  Kroger's (KR) President and COO Mike Ellis Steps Down - Analyst Blog
Jun-30-15 08:00PM  Does Kroger Co.s $500 Million Stock Buyback Make Sense? at Motley Fool
04:20PM  President/COO of King Soopers parent exits at
04:08PM  Kroger Operating Chief Michael Ellis Retires at The Wall Street Journal
03:45PM  Kroger president and COO makes exit at
03:05PM  Kroger shares should keep powering ahead, analyst says at
02:43PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhib
02:30PM  Kroger Announces Retirement of President and COO Mike Ellis PR Newswire
12:53PM  Why I Still Consider Kroger as a Buy Recommendation
11:43AM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
Jun-26-15 06:27PM  Kroger Announces 2:1 Stock Split, Buyback & Dividend Hike - Analyst Blog
05:57PM  How Kroger Co. is Beating Whole Foods Market Inc. at its Own Game at Motley Fool
03:48PM  Is Krogers Co (KR) Stock Split, Buyback Enough To Make It A Buy? at Insider Monkey
12:35PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
08:36AM  COUNTDOWN: These are Cincinnati's highest-paid CEOs at
07:55AM  Five things you need to know today, and Cranley's fantastic parks plan at
Jun-25-15 08:11PM  Kroger (KR) Announces Stock Split, Buyback, Dividend Increase - Stocks in the News
07:54PM  Kroger Deserves More Credit than It Got Thursday at
06:31PM  Kroger Stock Split a Nod to Employee Investors at The Wall Street Journal
04:00PM  STOCKS SLIP: Here's what you need to know
02:14PM  Kroger shocks shareholders with news of stock split at
01:50PM  How Kroger Is Returning Capital to Investors
01:14PM  Kroger raises dividend, approves 2-for-1 stock split at MarketWatch
01:03PM  Kroger Unveils Stock Split, $500 Million Buyback And Dividend Hike
12:34PM  Kroger (KR) Stock Rising on Dividend Hike, Stock Split at TheStreet
12:03PM  Kroger announces stock split, new buyback program, hikes dividend
11:43AM  Kroger just announced a stock split, higher dividends, and a $500 million buyback
11:42AM  Krogers Board Approves 2-for-1 Stock Split, Dividend Increase at Bloomberg
11:36AM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
11:32AM  Kroger Raises Quarterly Dividend 13.5 Percent PR Newswire
Jun-24-15 02:47PM  Ahold, Delhaize in $28 bln merger focused on U.S. east coast
11:06AM  European Grocers Merge, Take On Fractured U.S. Market at Investor's Business Daily
08:30AM  Futures lower on Greece jitters at CNBC
02:45AM  Edited Transcript of KR presentation 23-Jun-15 4:30pm GMT
12:01AM  Shoplifting, worker theft cost retailers $32 billion last year at Fortune
Jun-23-15 03:24PM  Kroger adds second online ordering location in Cincinnati area at
Jun-22-15 11:01AM  Suppliers Are Fresh Picks in Natural Groceries at
Jun-19-15 01:44PM  American grocery shopping reveals the hidden strength of the US economy
01:39PM  Walmart testing new tools in e-commerce arms race with Amazon at Fortune
12:49PM  Kroger (KR) Stock Gaining After Barclays Raises Earnings Estimate at TheStreet
11:13AM  Heres what CEOs said about the economy this week
11:10AM  Edited Transcript of KR earnings conference call or presentation 18-Jun-15 2:00pm GMT
10:10AM  Company News for June 19, 2015 - Corporate Summary
07:00AM  5 Toxic Stocks to Sell Now at TheStreet
Jun-18-15 06:52PM  Kroger Lifts Comp Sales View As Organics Rise
06:17PM  Pier 1 and Oracle are big market movers
06:00PM  Cramer measures negativity & skepticism
04:21PM  Daily Movers: Welcoming Fitbit; BioMarin Soars Again, While Oracle Slumps
04:21PM  Historic Day For Nasdaq; Solid Gains For Stocks at Investor's Business Daily
03:32PM  Mid-Afternoon Market Update: BioMarin Pharmaceutical Jumps Following Announcement Of Positive BMN 111 Data; Jabil Circuit Shares Fall
02:24PM  Kroger (KR) Earnings Report: Q1 2015 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
02:05PM  Fuqua Development about to break ground on Buckhead Kroger at
01:31PM  Mid-Day Market Update: Oracle Drops On Downbeat Results; Radius Health Shares Surge
01:00PM  Kroger and King Soopers Launch PR Newswire
12:50PM  Kroger Is Not Taking the Competition Lying Down at 24/7 Wall St.
11:41AM  Kroger (KR) Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates, Reiterates View - Analyst Blog
11:28AM  Kroger raises comparable sales forecast as retail spending strengthens
11:16AM  Kroger Stock Jumps On Fresh Earnings, Comps Outlook at Investor's Business Daily
11:04AM  Jim Cramer Says Kroger (KR) Is Firing on All Cylinders; Stock Rising Following Earnings Release at TheStreet
10:25AM  How Kroger earnings surprised analysts at
09:48AM  Kroger (KR) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Revenues Falter - Tale of the Tape
09:40AM  Kroger Keeps Same-Store Sales Streak Alive
09:39AM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Stat
09:26AM  Kroger 1st-qtr earnings rise, top expectations
09:22AM  Kroger Rises After First-Quarter Profit Tops Analysts Estimates at Bloomberg
09:14AM  Dollar, Data Boost Stock Futures; Oracle Tumbles, Taser Gains at Investor's Business Daily
08:51AM  Kroger 1st-quarter performance mixed; sales climb
08:42AM  Kroger Lifts Revenue Target As Profit Tops Expectations at The Wall Street Journal
08:29AM  Kroger's first-quarter profit rises 23.5 percent
08:26AM  Kroger's stock jumps after upbeat results, outlook at MarketWatch
08:24AM  Kroger beats 1Q profit forecasts
08:15AM  Kroger Reports Strong First Quarter Results PR Newswire
07:07AM  Q1 2015 Kroger Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open
12:33AM  Krogers Rally Is Getting Stale at The Wall Street Journal
Jun-17-15 03:35PM  Kroger Expected To Report Record Quarter
03:13PM  What to Watch in the Day Ahead - Thursday, June 18 Reuters
02:01PM  Kroger's Rally Is Getting Stale at The Wall Street Journal
01:55PM  What to Expect From Kroger Earnings
12:24PM  Senator probes retailers on dubious 'brain' supplements
10:50AM  Will Kroger's Earnings Report Stop the Grocery Bubble from Popping? at TheStreet
10:25AM  What to Expect When Kroger (KR) Reports Earnings Results Tomorrow at TheStreet
Jun-16-15 07:38PM  Hedge-Fund Bet Hits Pensions at The Wall Street Journal
03:57PM  Kroger (KR) Stock Gaining After Oppenheimer Raises First Quarter Earnings Estimates at TheStreet
03:52PM  Why Kroger's 'Biggest Issue' Is Wal-Mart
01:28PM  What's Coming For Kroger? Oppenheimer Answers
10:30AM  Buy Kroger, an Outperforming Stock and Value Bargain at TheStreet
10:00AM  Kroger to Participate in the Jefferies Consumer Conference PR Newswire
09:00AM  Will Kroger's (KR) Earnings Meet Expectations in Q1? - Analyst Blog
06:55AM  Kroger stock priced too high? Analyst says yes at
Jun-15-15 01:31PM  Kroger Seen Competitive Vs. Whole Foods, Wal-Mart at Investor's Business Daily
07:45AM  Five things you need to know today, and Cincinnati's six best buildings at
Jun-14-15 05:01PM  The Fed, Greek debt, and tech IPOs 5 things to watch for this week at Fortune
11:07AM  Oracle, Rite Aid & FedEx Highlight Quiet Earnings Week
Jun-13-15 10:00AM  7 Fortune 500 companies with the most employees at Fortune
Jun-12-15 02:25PM  Restaurants, retail flock to East Side Kroger at
Jun-11-15 03:35PM  With new 365 stores, Whole Foods goes on the attack at Fortune
The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States and internationally. It also manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. The company operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. The company's marketplace stores comprise full-service grocery, pharmacy and health, and beauty departments, as well as perishable and general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys. It operates supermarkets and multi-department stores under the banner names of Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, Harris Teeter, Jay C, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs, and Smith's. As of April 27, 2015, the company operated 2,625 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 34 states and the District of Columbia under two dozen local banner names; and 782 convenience stores, 326 fine jewelry stores, 1,330 supermarket fuel centers, and 37 food processing plants in the United States. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentDec 09Sale60.9410,000609,40095,763Dec 10 11:46 AM
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